Monthly Archives: August 2011

Summer Rain, 3

3. A Mystery Monday the 15th of August it continues to rain, though in no way rivaling the record downpour of the day before. That evening, ET comes home buoyant and energized, announcing that we need to leave immediately to … Continue reading

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Summer Rain 2

That Other Otherness My husband ET and his mother spent the war in France where they hid with false papers and it wasn’t until 1945 at the age of seven that ET, who went by the name Jean Claude, discovered … Continue reading

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Summer Rain

1. Crossing the Hudson My husband ET tells me that Sunday, August  14th is on record for the heaviest rainfall in New York City history. We came back  from the country to attend the wedding of my cousin Asher’s only … Continue reading

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